Obituaries, Wednesday, May 9th, 3pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Anne Scully, Ballinafad

John Johnston, Lavagh

Rose McBrearty, Kilcar

Annie McGarry, Ballinafad

Brendan Carty, Strandhill

Mick Durcan, Ballinfull

Bartley Dunne, Ballymote

Eddie Moran, Sligo

Michael Burke, Ballyfarnon

Sr. Raphael Keary, Ballyshannon




Anne Scully, nee Candon, Corrick, Ballinafad, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at her residence. Reposing at her late residence in Corrick, Ballinafad. Removal this evening to the Church of The Immaculate Conception, Ballinafad, arriving at 7.30pm. Mass of The Resurrection on Thursday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Aughanagh Cemetery.



John (Johnny) Johnston, Cloonarara, Lavagh, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Late of CIE. Peacefully in his 90th year. Remains reposing at the residence of his son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Ann Johnston, Ballyglass, Cloonacool, today from 2pm to 7pm. Removal at 7:30pm  to arrive at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mullinabreena, at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 12 noon,  followed by burial in Courtabbey Cemetery.



Rose McBrearty, Towney, Kilcar, Co Donegal. Reposing at her residence with removal from there on Thursday at 11:30am for Funeral Mass in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Castlefinn cemetery.


Annie McGarry, London, formerly of Parkemore, Ballinafad, Co. Sligo. Funeral Mass in Ballinafad Church on Friday at 12 noon, with Burial of Ashes afterwards in Aughanagh Cemetery.


Brendan Carty, “Eaglet House”, Shore road, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and late of the Golf Links Hotel, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the family home at Shore Road, from 4pm to 8pm on Thursday. Removal on Friday to St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 1pm. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund, c/o Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Mick Durcan, Breaghwy, Ballinfull, Co Sligo. Remains reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Cliffoney on Thursday evening from 5.30pm to 7pm. Removal at 7pm to St Patrick’s Church, Maugherow to arrive at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Carrigans cemetery.



Bartley Dunne, 10 Cuain Iosa, Ballymote, and formerly of Knockadalteen, Ballymote, Co Sligo. Remains will repose at the Perry Funeral Home, Ballymote, on Thursday morning from 10:30am to 11:30am, followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, to arrive for funeral mass at 12 noon, with cremation afterwards at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan.



Eddie Moran, Tracey Ave, and late of Ash Grove, Maugheraboy, Sligo. Peacefully at The North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at The Foley & McGowan funeral home this evening from 5pm with removal at 6.30pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 7pm. Funeral mass on Thursday morning at 11.30am with funeral proceeding afterwards to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to The North West Hospice, C/o The Foley & McGowan Funeral home.



Michael Burke, London and formerly Ballyfarnon, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, following a prolonged illness. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Friday morning from 11.30am with removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyfarnon, arriving for Mass of Christian Burial at 1pm. Interment afterwards in Kilronan Cemetery.



Sr. Raphael Keary, St. Catherine’s Convent, Ballyshannon and formerly of Stranorlar, Co. Donegal. At Aras Mhic Suibhne Nursing Home Laghey, Co. Donegal. Reposing at St. Catherine’s Convent Chapel on Friday from 2pm to 8pm with remains going to St. Patrick’s Church on Saturday for 2pm Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey cemetery. Enquiries to John or Darren Magee on 07198-517-44.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.